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Sell-off deepens, trading halted, S&P 500 heads for bear market

Sell-off deepens, trading halted, S&P 500 heads for bear market

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on March 09, 2020 in New York City. Spencer Platt | Getty Images This is a live blog. Check back for updates. 8:41 am: Nike shares tank after footwear imports from China plunge 8:40 am: Less than an hour …

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Trump expected to seek aid for shale companies hit by oil rout

Trump expected to seek aid for shale companies hit by oil rout

US President Donald Trump gestures after arriving on Capitol Hill as US Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) look on in Washington, DC on March 10, 2020. Nicholas Kamm | AFP | Getty Images As oil prices decline and pressure energy companies, President Donald Trump …

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Oil plummets 30% as OPEC deal failure sparks price war

Oil plummets 30% as OPEC deal failure sparks price war

Oil prices plunged 30% in early trading after OPEC’s failure to strike a deal with its allies regarding production cuts caused Saudi Arabia to slash its prices as it reportedly gets set to ramp up production, leading to fears of an all-out price war. International benchmark Brent crude futures plummeted 30% …

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Putin sparks an oil price war and US companies may be the victims

Putin sparks an oil price war and US companies may be the victims

Vladimir Putin just sparked what could end up being one of the ugliest oil price wars in modern history, and American oil and gas companies may be the victims. This weekend Saudi Arabia dropped the oil bomb. It not only cut its forward crude price to Chinese customers by as …

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When you sell during a panic you may miss the market’s best days

When you sell during a panic you may miss the market's best days

Panic selling not only locks in losses but also puts investors at risk for missing the market’s best days. Looking at data going back to 1930, Bank of America found that if an investor missed the S&P 500’s 10 best days in each  decade, total returns would be just 91%, …

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Dow futures down 200, traders search for the bottom

Dow futures down 200, traders search for the bottom

Traders work during the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange on February 27, 2020. Johannes Eisele | AFP | Getty Images 8:09 am: Wall Street anticipating some big Fed rate moves Markets have no doubt that the Federal Reserve is about to come through with some serious interest …

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Warren Buffett Interview live updates

Warren Buffett Interview live updates

Warren Buffett joins CNBC’s Becky Quick with an exclusive three-hour interview on Squawk Box Monday morning. Follow along below for the highlights: 7:05 am: Buffett warns that ‘reaching for yield is really stupid’ The Berkshire Hathaway founder said that investors should not reach for yield beyond their risk-tolerance, even with …

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